May 26, 2011

Faux Skirt

Thanks for your sweet comments on yesterdays post!  I wanted to let you know that yesterdays "skirt" was actually a maxi dress + sweater.  Tricked ya didn't I?

A few weeks ago I spotted this skirt from Anthro..but one look at the price tag and I had to put it down. 

Later, I remembered that I had a maxi dress that was almost the same color.  I also remembered a trick that Kendi did a while back.  She layered a light sweater on top of a maxi dress and looked like a skirt + shirt.



Who knew that all this time I had my own version sitting in my closet?


  1. Very cute! I just got my first maxi dress yesterday so I'll have to try this.

  2. ummmm greatest idea ever! must try this! :)
    xo:: Lauren @ tickled.

  3. so glad you showed this! i saw a blog today and this girl posted "maxi dress turned skirt" and i was like "did she cut it? " how does that work - i so bet she did this!

  4. Such a great idea!! You would never know it's actually a dress!!

  5. Great way to get creative! My favorite thing about blogging is getting inspired and finding things I already have in my closet... I think I actually shop LESS than before!

  6. Haha I could have sworn it was a skirt.. I love how everyone is doing maxi dresses at the moment..

    All the best, Angel

  7. Such a great idea and so cute. I wish Anthro wasn't so expensive... ugh.. xo

  8. I love that color on you! Gorgeous.


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